Strategy Consultant Resume Written for an Executive
This consultant resume is unique for a few reasons. This senior level marketing manager/director had recently earned her MBA from a prestigious university and wished to return to the consulting work she had done early in her career.
How do you handle a situation like that in your resume? The preferred reverse chronological format buried all her previous work history as a consultant on page 3. They’ll never even get that far, will they? The answer is that yes, they will. But only if you precisely focus the document so that it is clear it is a consultant resume and write a powerful summary sections that calls to the front and showcases all the most relevant experience. That is precisely what we have done.
Also note that we haven’t just called out relevant qualifications and traits. Her profile is very specific and includes examples to “prove” and illustrate her claims.
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This consultant resume also shows a powerful technique that can be used if you have written referrals. We’ve used sidebars in this resume that highlight some of this client’s most impressive referrals, which we strategically selected to call attention to some of the most important selling points.
We know it can be tempting to look for resume examples on the internet, then try to model your own after them. Please don’t! The most effective resumes are a reflection of a person, NOT just a collection of words on a piece of paper. Your resume MUST tell an AUTHENTIC and memorable story that illustrates YOUR brand and the unique promise of value that YOU bring to the workplace. We have included examples on our website to illustrate the quality and diversity of our work and they are protected by copyright. If you need help writing your resume, it will be our pleasure to assist you.